Grafana Agent FlowReferenceCommand-line interfaceagent fmt

agent fmt command

The agent fmt command formats a given Grafana Agent Flow configuration file.


Usage: agent fmt [FLAG ...] FILE_NAME

If the FILE_NAME argument is not provided or if the FILE_NAME argument is equal to -, agent fmt formats the contents of standard input. Otherwise, agent fmt reads and formats the file from disk specified by the argument.

The --write flag can be specified to replace the contents of the original file on disk with the formatted results. --write can only be provided when agent fmt is not reading from standard input.

The following flags are supported:

  • --write, -w: Write the formatted file back to disk when not reading from standard input.